Daily Oil Bulletin

UPDATED: Federal government says it will compensate Kinder Morgan for Trans Mountain losses

If Kinder Morgan steps away from the project, the offer would also apply to any other potential investor

Alberta premier vows Trans Mountain construction will get ‘back on track’ this summer

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says discussion between the province, federal government and Kinder Morgan Inc. are progressing and that she’s confident construction on the $7.4 billion Trans Mountain...

Shell Canada ‘Cautiously Optimistic’ About LNG Project At Kitimat

Royal Dutch Shell plc and its partners are working to make their proposed Kitimat, B.C., LNG project “affordable and competitive” ahead of a final investment decision (FID), says Shell’s top...

B.C. launches consultation process on oil spill response

The British Columbia government announced this afternoon (February 28) it is seeking comment on four policy areas of oil spill response. The fifth, on restricting diluted bitumen transport through...

Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. ‘optimistic’ about NAFTA resolution

The contentious North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) renegotiation talks have been fraught with rhetoric and threats by Donald Trump to pull the United States out of the deal, but Canada’s...

Trans Mountain not required to comply with Burnaby bylaws: NEB

Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC is not required to comply with two sections of the City of Burnaby’s bylaws as the company prepares to begin constructing the Trans Mountain expansion project, the...

NEB reserves decision in Trans Mountain Burnaby permit complaint

The National Energy Board (NEB) has reserved its decision on a notice of motion and constitutional question from Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC that if approved would enable construction to start on the...

Pembina Pipelines approves LPG export terminal in Prince Rupert

The board of directors for the Pembina Pipeline Corporation has approved the development of its proposed liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) export terminal. The Prince Rupert Terminal will be located on...

Horgan tells environment minister to ‘employ every tool available’ to prevent Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion

Premier John Horgan released a mandate letter July 24 telling B.C.’s new environment Minister George Heyman he must “employ every tool available to defend B.C.'s interests in the face of the...

Trans Mountain expansion to start in September: Kinder Morgan

Kinder Morgan Canada Limited (KML) is preparing for a September 2017 start on its $7.4 billion Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, company officials said this week. The company said it has initiated...